James Fulton

Maleabout 1687–

Brief Life History of James

James Fulton was born about 1687, in Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. He married Mrs. James Fulton about 1712, in Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

James Fulton
1687–
Mrs. James Fulton
1691–
Marriage: about 1712
Ann Fulton
1713–1750

Sources (3)

  • James Fulton in entry for Anna Fulton, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • James Fulton in entry for Anna Fulton, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • James Fulton in entry for Anna Fulton, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1712Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Children (1)

    World Events (1)

    1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

    Age 115

    In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: habitational name from Fulton in Bedrule, Roxburghshire, Scotland, so named from Old English fugol ‘bird’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’. Compare Folden 2.

    English: variant of Folden 3.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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